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Mar 11, 2013 7:00pm PDT
and the general politic. she looked up some information on san francisco park before she disappeared. >> and they're following and. >> oakland police would not talk about cameras on the case but did provt the update, investigators receive information that she was seen in west oakland after she was reported missing. her daughter did not leave voluntarily. >> she could not do this knowing that people would be looking for her >> it's parent's worst nightmare of not knowing. >> reporter: erica had been through the tougr , her friends and family said recently she's seen upbeat and optimistic in okay land channel 2 news. >>> in connection with an innocent in dublin last month. through a tweet from the rapper who's real name isley. --ps for blasting a stair owe and driving a car that's not registered to him t. it stands by the arrest and seeking a misdemeanor charge. >>> investigators say 21-year-old ran a red light before her car struck scot hicker son back in november. bar officials say they're resuing camera footage tonight to determine how long a homeless man was insid elevator shaft. this happened
KICU
Mar 25, 2013 7:00pm PDT
:00. >> good evening, it's monday march 25th. reporters of same sex marriage are gathered in san francisco distribute at this hour on the've of a historic hearing at the united states supreme court. a happening now, a big march that's about to start. this is where the march will begin. hundreds of people plan to march from this location to city hall for tonight's rally. a christian captain is there on the ground to tell us about the mood. give us a closer look of what's taking place. >>> yeah, we got here at about 4:00 this amp and watch the crowd really balloon here. take a look. you can see the crowd move out. you can see the crowd is much, much bigger than it appears from this angle. it filled what are vie plaza. they spilled out here on to castro street. a lot of folks waiting for the decision. the crowd happy at this point. they say that even though the supreme court is 3,000-miles away, in a lot of ways, this is the center of same sex marriage. >> organizers sat up hours before the march anticipating big crowds. billy bradford says he's hoping the supreme court speaks out clearly. >
KICU
Mar 4, 2013 11:30pm PST
. >> reporter: the boat hopefully will be towed out of here once it is it'll be taken back into san francisco bay and towed to a marina in richmond where the boat will be looked over and any damages repaired. live in pacifica, ken wayne, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> b.a.r.t. says concerns about visibility caused major delays for passengers this evening. a b.a.r.t. spokeswoman told ktvu that train operators reported smoke in the tube. she later described it as more of a haze. b.a.r.t. closed down one track and that caused delays through much of the season. a crew was sent into the tube to investigate and returned to say visibility seemed clear. trains resumed on both tracks at about 8:30 tonight. >>> richmond police are searching for three men seen racing from a shooting. it happened at about 4:30. a man was shot and died at the scene. officers say their shot spotter technology alerted them. we checked with police but say no arrests have been made. this is richmond's second homicide this year. >>> a man who was shot and killed today on a busy san francisco street has been identified as 21-year-old
KICU
Mar 14, 2013 7:00pm PDT
>> and the sandy hook victims came to san francisco to launch a new gun initiative. >>> good evening. it's thursday, march 14th. this is bay area news at seven. >>> happening now search and rescue teens are looking for a scottsman who has suffered a head injury and is missing. >> he fell at henry skill state park last saturday. he was released monday but wasn't acting like himself and talked about going back to the place he fell. >> they saw him last night before they went to bed. they don't think he left until this sometime this morning. >> his family says they doubt he could walk far because of his injuries. more than 2 dozen people are looking for abraham. >>> we're getting word of a fatal shooting. we know bart police are investigating. it happened at 6:20 this evening. bart service is not effected but police have streets blocked off. we have a crew on the way. we'll bring updates later in the newscast. >>> a substitute teacher is facing pornography charges. nathan forsel was arrested yesterday. the elementary district says he taught at several of its schools between 2008
KICU
Mar 15, 2013 7:00pm PDT
utah and is in protective custody. the 20-year-old took a bus from san francisco to sparks, , nevada, along the way he joined up with a man who became his traveling companion. the man was curious after abraham gave him three different names. that man did a search at the library this afternoon and learned that abraham was missing. >> worked with this -- at this point, unidentified person to make sure that mr. abraham did not leave this library. this person who was traveling with him did a greater great service to him and his family. >> the 20-year-old has not been acting like himself since suffering a head injury in a fall on saturday. >>> tomorrow is the first anniversary of teenager sierra lamar. she vanished on her way to school at a bus stop. volunteers plan to conduct their weekly search for her. a body has not been found, but dna evidence connects torres to the teen's disappearance. they charged him with her murder. >>> residents are expressing outrage tonight after registered sex offender moved into their neighborhood. people who live in bay point held a protest this afternoon
KICU
Mar 20, 2013 7:00pm PDT
search your cell phone, is it legal? in san francisco, police seek to answer that question. new at 7:00, live in the city where, jena, you spoke to the man at the center of this lawsuit >>reporter: we did. also, i red through the civil lawsuit. it's about 55 pages and san francisco police told me they had no comment. this does raise the issue, as you mentioned, should police be allowed to search through cell phone e text, data and messages without a warrant? >> bob says he was protest nothing san francisco when he was arrested -- protesting when he was arrested. >> i was engaged in a completely nonviolence activity. >> they looked through his cell phone messages despite his objections. >> my cell phone had nothing to do with why i was arrested. >> today, the aclu joined him in a lawsuit filed against san francisco police. >> police need a warrant to search homes, and so they would need to have one to search our phones. >> the state constitution has stricture privacy protections. >> when the phone is searched, it's not just the privacy of the person who was arrested; everyone they com
KICU
Mar 10, 2013 11:30pm PDT
. >> reporter: sure enough moments later police arrived to find a 37-year-old san francisco man with fatal gunshot wounds. investigators marked a dozen gunshots. tran's families owns a vietnamese restaurant. he says he has only noticed more robberies in the area but earlier this month, police investigated a murder a few blocks away. >> we need more police presence. but it seems they do the best they can that's all i can ask for. >> i don't think it has to do the proximity of where people shoot another. >> reporter: the alameda county corner is not released the victim's name and police are still investigating. reporting live in oakland, jade hernandez, ktv you -- ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the city is currently enlisting the help of both highway patrol officers and the alameda sheriff's department to help patrol city streets. >>> daly city police are trying to determine what caused a traffic accident last night that left three people dead. the crash happened on east moore avenue near gilman drive just after 8:00. the driver of a blue sedan broadsided the victim's car. three of them were pron
KICU
Feb 28, 2013 7:00pm PST
production. >> now to san francisco where a pedestrian was hit by a late rail vehicle, struck at 19th avenue, just after 3 p.m.. the woman was taken to san francisco general with life threatening injuries. service was restored one hour ago. >> a man is facing murder charges after the stabbing of another man this afternoon. police say there was some sort of an altercation between the 2 on elderado street. he's identified at 27-year old christopher armstrong. >> police apprehended alexander after the incident. >> the fbi said today it arrested a man along the las vegas strip that left three people dead. this is a newly released video of ammar harris. police say harris fired at least five shots into a car last week killing 27-year-old kenneth terry junior. it slammed into a taxi, killing the driver and his passenger. >>> since the newtown shooting we've brought you a number of stories about bay area gun buy back programs. today our crews got an exclusive look at what happened to nearly 700 weapons during the buy back. this is a secret location where the metal is melted down. >> the guns are run
KICU
Mar 2, 2013 11:30pm PST
safely at san francisco airport after the pilot reported mechanic trouble trouble. the pilot told controllers that the airbus a-19 developed problems with hydraulics. the flight landed safely around 4:30 p.m. and was towed to the gate. >>> a day after signing the sequester spending cuts into effect, president obama today used his weekly address to blame the billions in cuts on republicans. >> it's happening because republicg a single wasteful tax loophole that help reduce the deficit. >> the president has sought to cut deficit by closing tax loophole and raising revenues. republicans have refused to budge on any tax increases saying that they made their last concessions over negotiation over the pick ital cliff. >>> house minority leader nancy pelosi is back in the bay area after washington's high stakes drama over sequesterace. sequestration. lorraine blanco. >> yesterday we met with the president to talk about the sequester, and what does that mean? what does that word mean? it means unemployment and it means worse for women. >> reporter: at a fundraiser for the san francisco
KICU
Mar 28, 2013 11:30pm PDT
the cliff with family members. >>> in san francisco, a 68-year- old woman has died after she was struck by a car after crossing the street with her husband. tanya mathis was killed yesterday. her husband suffered a minor injury to his leg. this case is in the hands of district attorneys. >>> officials are urging 7,000 dental patients to get tested for hiv, hepatitis b and hepatitis c. they are all patients of scott harrison. an investigation began after one of his patients was found positive for hepatitis c and hiv. >>> according to the building in charge, the new restaurant will mix a craft man style with elements from a japanese shrine. he said it would open in a few months if all goes well. the famous restaurant was damaged during an early morning fire back on march 8. reconstruction is expected to start in about two weeks. >>> social media helps reunite a camera with its owner years after it was lost. >>> plus a new pope breaks with tradition. how he performed a holy thursday ritual like never before. morning, brian! love your passat! um. listen, gary. i bought the last one. nice tr
KICU
Mar 18, 2013 7:00pm PDT
respects in san francisco today for a family killed by an alleged drunk driver in daly city. 50-year-old josepha and her two sons died after their car was broadsided by a speeding driver earlier this month. police arrested 28-year-old sunny vail man. he faces three counts of gross vehicular manslaughter and other charges. >>> happening now bart is wrapping up the first day of a test allowing cyclists on board at all times of the day with their bikes even during the busy commute hours. jana live at the bart station to tell us how the first day went both for sieshg lists and other riders. jana. >> not bad so far, gasia. i asked bart officials just how many people this impact. they say there's about 5% of their rider who is use bicycles and that number is growing. they're trying this pilot program, and it lasts from today until friday. >> bikes on bart are common, but bike riders have long been frustrated with bans on certain trains at certain times. >> sometimes they kick me off. sometimes they try to sneak in. i'm not going to lie, i do try to sneak in because i got to get home or com
KICU
Mar 5, 2013 11:30pm PST
francisco's major says the art installation is expected to attract 50 million visitors -- san francisco's mayor. >> you can imagine anything you want in these lights. for me, it's the mustache you will see every night. >> reporter: some find the city's projections to see optimistic. >> it's something i would call a beehive. a big harry audiacious goal. >> reporter: this $8 million art installation is privately funded. it's still about $2 million short of the goal but it's gaining by allowing the public to sponsor dials, they raised $75,000 even before it went live tonight. reporting live in san francisco, patti lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> and more details now, the light sculpture is 1.8 miles long and 500 feet high. the lights will be illuminated from dusk to dawn. the cost of electricity is said to be $500 a year. just look for the hot topic section right on our front page for more information. >>> we have developing news from san francisco where there has been a police shooting. this is a live picture from the bay view hunter's point. police chief suhr says someone crashed and gave
KICU
Mar 13, 2013 11:30pm PDT
. >>> musicians with the san francisco symphony are on strike today. they walked off the job today in a contract dispute over salary and benefits. >> reporter: julie you probably noticed there are no picketers behind me, so in that sense, it's not a traditional strike. unless you hold tickets tomorrow, you might know the symphony has gone silent. he's second chair basoonist to the symphony. >> there's not a day i cannot allow myself to adequately prepare. >> reporter: he is rehearsing in his home studio. disappointed to be on strike. >> the attention we prefer is taking our instruments onto the stage, and performing as professional musicians. ♪ [ music ] >> reporter: as contract negotiations reached a crescendo yesterday, they wore arch rival dodger caps to point out their l.a. counterparts are paid more. >> the third highest paid orchestra in the country. we really think that's important. >> reporter: the symphony director says revenues are not keeping pace with production costs. today, musicians began their strike with around the hall. >> it's a very sad day at the symphony, this is what we
KICU
Mar 6, 2013 7:00pm PST
. >>> now it's led to other problems how san francisco's mayor plans to help homeowners impacted by that large water main break. >> and 2 of the people caught aboard that stolen luxury yacht are free tonight. >>> there are more showers and even a chance for thunder showers in your bay area news forecast. ♪ roundup ♪ i want a weed free season, that's how i roll ♪ ♪ so i reach for roundup extended control ♪ ♪ with the all-new, no pump, one-touch wand ♪ ♪ it kills weeds dead and keeps weeds gone ♪ [ whip cracks ] ♪ roundup extended control ♪ i just spray them weeds, then spray them cracks ♪ ♪ the weeds are gone, and they won't be back ♪ ♪ driveway, patio, i just spray once ♪ ♪ and it's adios weeds for up to four sweet months ♪ [ whip cracks ] ♪ roundup extended control [ male announcer ] roundup extended control ♪ yeha with the new one-touch wand. [ whip cracks ] ♪ [ male announcer ] now's the time to save 5% off every day with your lowe's consumer credit card. . >>> former congresswoman gabrielle gifford returned for the very ffrt time sinc
KICU
Mar 19, 2013 7:00pm PDT
to weekend to help clean up. >>> taxi drivers showed up in droves, both inside and outside san francisco city hall tonight outraged about what they call an unlevel playing field. city leaders were meeting to vote on the plan that zapped real time information on caps so people can hail them using a mobile app. first they heard from cab drivers, demanding regulations. they also expressed concerns about a proposal to allow hundreds of more cabs in the next years. >> before you guys started flooding the streets there, were enough drivers to cover shifts. there aren't anymore. if you have a broken leg, i have to show up. >> why should we follow these rules when we can go get a pink mustache and ignore the rules. >> drivers said they're making 50% yet. >>> droves are for the next big thing in the aerospace industry. in sacramento, law makers heard from the military experts about the civilian use of drones. >>> the u.s. marine corps has issued a moratorium after seven marines were killed last night. this happened last night. officials say a 60 millimeter mortar exploded unexpectedly, killing the men
KICU
Mar 19, 2013 11:30pm PDT
have managed to admit that the deal benefits the san francisco 49ers, but not the city of santa clara. >> reporter: santa clara's competition did not approve the financial incentives requested by the nfl. >>> more details now, the bay area could see revenue similar to new orleans in this year's super bowl. that was about $185 million. league owners are expected to vote on whether the bay area or miami hosts super bowl 50 on may 21st. if the bay area loses super bowl 50 it will go up against houston. >>> this last night of winter we're back on storm watch. a late season storm is bringing much needed rain to the bay area and making for wet roads around the bay area. bill martin will show us where the rain is falling now. we start with christien kafton. >> reporter: there are wet roads here. you may be able to see rain in the headlights there. some people were caught off guard by this last blast of winter. the boys of summer had to play ball with a little winter weather tonight. the world baseball classic drew crowds. >> i told him if he needs it i'm going to remember he made fun of me
KICU
Mar 11, 2013 11:30pm PDT
compares. california has a statewide minimum wage, a few city haves their own minimum wage. san francisco's is the highest in the country. new mexico is close behind and san jose's new $10 minimum wage is third highest in the country. >> on wall street the dow, pushed higher into uncharted territory it gained 50 points for its seventh consecutive daily increase. nasdaq rose 8, factors driving the market higher are more home sales. shareholders are reported to be getting a piece of the pie they are sitting on more than $130 billion in cash at apple, an investor group suggests that they will reallocate that money. >>> shares of zinga jumped, stock rose 10% rumors have been swirling since a reporter who writes about yahoo! said they are considering to significant acquisitions. >>> tuesday morning in vatican city where roman catholic cardinals are about to begin a historic conclave for a new pope. final pep rations before they are locked -- preparations before they are locked inside the sistine chapel. >> reporter: good morning frank there is a cold rain, pouring down over rome as the sun beg
KICU
Mar 15, 2013 11:30pm PDT
be reunited with his family. matthew abraham took a bus from san francisco to sparks nevada yesterday. that's where these surveillance photos were taken. along the way he joined up with a man who became his traveling companion. the two traveled on together all the way to utah. >> he met another person on the bus and he wasn't quite sure as to who he was. he had a couple different names that he thought he might be. so there were some confusion about his identity. >> the stranger took abraham to the salt lake city library this afternoon and did a search on the internet. he learned from news reports that abraham was missing. now abraham's family is traveling to utah to bring him home. >>> we have new information now about last night's deadly shooting at the richmond b.a.r.t. station. police were back out at the scene tonight looking for rush hour commuters. ktvu's amber lee is live in richmond where what police are telling us they learned about the shooting, amber. >> reporter: we counted three shattered out windows. today police handed out these fliers to look for witnesses. 24 hours after t
KICU
Mar 21, 2013 11:30pm PDT
in the neighborhood, but did not find him. >>> the san francisco police department bomb squad blew up what appears to be a live hand grenade. a man said he found the device this afternoon buried about 10 inches under the dirt in martin luther king jr. drive. he said it looked real to him, so he stopped a passing park worker to report it. the bomb squadded decided not to move it, and instead used explosives to blow it up. things were pretty much back to normal in the park. >>> results of a joint law enforcement investigation into the killing of a highway patrol officer revealed new details about the gunman. 36-year-old christopher lacy shot and killed him. investigators say lacey was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1997. he expressed anti-government views. a lead investigator says a motive for the shooting may never be known. >>> now to washington, d.c., where the house of representatives passed legislation today to keep the government funded through the end of september. that bill now goes to the president to be signed into law, averting a possible government shut down. also, one day after reje
KICU
Mar 27, 2013 11:30pm PDT
are mostly back on schedule tonight after a fatal accident. patty lee is live in san francisco where a man was hit by a bart train. >> reporter: it shut the station down for nearly two hours, and it had a domino effect. causing delays that stretched through the evening. the closure of the bart station at glen park led to frustration, and confusion. >> i have no idea what's going on. >> reporter: the problem started with an incident an the glen park station. >> we had a report of an individual that jumped in front of a train. upon arrival, we had a stopped train, we did a search of an area underneath it, and indeed found an individual. >> reporter: the city warned riders of delays. trains headed to daly city were turned back at 24th street. for more than an hour, trains did not stop at glen park. >> pretty far to the next bart station. >> i'm still trying to figure out what i'm going to do. >> reporter: camden green thought about calling a cab. >> i was getting ready to call my boss and inform them i was going to be late. >> reporter: just after 6:00, glen park's station reopened, and relie
KICU
Mar 5, 2013 7:00pm PST
, march 5th. gasia is out to want. this is bay area news at 7:00. happening now vigil in san francisco for the late venezuelan president, hugo chavez. word that chavez lost his struggle with cancer came late this afternoon and within a couple of hours had gathered for a rally in his honor. despite chavez's anti-american views, the organizer of the rally said they had come to celebrate the life of quote an incredible man. chavez was 58 years old and ruled venezuela for 14 years. as steve reports, chavez counted the united states as one of his enmys. >> the socialist leader underwent lengthy treatment in cuba for an undisclosed form of cancer having at least three operations including one to remove a tumor he described as the size of a baseball from his abdomen. his frequent absences from public view led the widespread rumors about his health and stood in mark contrast to his usual style of appearing on television for hours at a time, speaking, reading and occasionally singing. chavez introduced a new constitution and attempted to consolidate power but his radical moves led to street pro
KICU
Mar 16, 2013 11:30pm PDT
to make san francisco its homeport has just left port in the last ten minutes. right there you can see a live picture of the princess cruise ílines grand princess heading out to sea. it was expected to leave port for hawai'i around 4:00 this afternoon, but a coast guard inspection kept the ship in port until:00 this evening. princess cruises are not say why the ship was delayed in port, but said they expected it to take off around 10:00 this angeand that it did. today's maiden voyage of the "grand princess" meant long lines and big business. coming up, the complaints that some people had as the ship pulled into his homeport today. >>> a painful anniversary for the friends and family of the sierra lamar. you will south bay teenager was seen one year-ago today. a man is charged with her's murder, but her body has not been found. cara liu reports on how the search effort continues to this day. >> reporter: friends and family marked the first anniversary of the sierra lamar's disappearance. >> a year-ago today most important person in i life went missing are the balloons were released in
KICU
Mar 30, 2013 11:30pm PDT
location the. >>> park police are investigating a shooting that left a man injured near san francisco's fort mason. soarings say they got a report of shots fired around 9:00 last night. minute later a man with leg wounds walked into the pub at ghiradelli square asking for help. he expected to be okay. police say there is no suspect in custody. >>> there are new developments tonight in a fatal shooting at bay fair bart station that happened earlier this year. man suspected of killing a bystander has now been arrested. bart police say 18-year-old jabrie bennett was arrested in oakland yesterday. police called him their main suspect in the death of 50-year- old kenneth seets. investigators say seets was shot while two gangs engaged in a gunbattle at the bare fair station in san leandro on january 19th. two other suspects were arrested about a week after that shooting. >>> an off-duty firefighter is being credited with rescuing a wheelchair-bound woman from an east bay house fire. it happened about 4:30 this afternoon in pleasant hill. fire official say the flames starts in the garage and
KICU
Mar 7, 2013 11:30pm PST
of the bridge. we are the ones that greet people coming into the city of san francisco. >> reporter: but the district said it had to act. >> it's about 86-cents per manual transaction. and it's under 30-cents for f asttrack trance action. >> reporter: 75 years of the human touch will be gone. >> i'm going to miss you all. i love you all and it's going to be hard not seeing you guys every day. >> i'm going to miss my regular customers. all the dogs that come through. i think i'm going to miss them the most. the little kids that wave and shout at us every morning. >> reporter: automatic toll taking is coming soon, march 27th soon. tom vacar, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the bay area toll authority is dropping its plan to charge people to walk across the new bay bridge on labor day. the $5.6 million budget for the opening party for the new bridge upset a lot of people who said the celebration should be privately funded. the toll authority considered a $5 fee to offset the cost but dropped that proposal today preferring to keep the walk affordable for everyone. caltrans is allowing just 120
KICU
Mar 7, 2013 7:00pm PST
and davis where he flagged down help. the victim was take stone san francisco general hospital. at this point, they are still looking for the shooter who took off running. >>> and a police pursuit involving a box trok may have been stolen. >> at one point, the truck was going the wrong way. >> police put down spike strips but the truck and those inside managed to drive away. >>> there's a way new of safer rattling from north korea, it's ending its nonagrecollection aggression pact, all this in response to today at the united nations. >>> the council u man noufl votes -- you man mousiously voted -- when north, cororea, countries must now block those transfers. >> north kore afired with firery red rick. he threatened a nuclear attack on the us and said a second korean war is coming up. >>> this is a country way nuclear weapon. >> north korea has defied a series of resolutions by launching a weapon in february. he remains the world is upset responding with sanctions and they are engaging in military drills in the region. >> we were able to strengthen our bonds and relationships by
KICU
Mar 12, 2013 7:00pm PDT
grieve other. >> police are investigating only charges. >>> police at the city college of san francisco are looking for a man why tack woman at locker room shower. officers posted fliers around the ocean campus today. authorities say someone hid inside the women's lockers room saturday afternoon. the man grabbed the woman from behind. she was able to fight off her attacker. they're eting up extra patrols and reviewing safety protocols. accuse od of kicking a toddler in golden get a park. police say 24-year-old sabrina belle kicked the little girl in the chest about 4:30 yesterday afternoon and threatened to kill other children. the toddler who was not quite two is recovering are. the child's family is visit the area for a wedding wed. >>> firefighters say a worker hit a gas line. state working digging a sewrer line hit the gas line. the damages of home was limited to'ves and siding. >>> continues coverage of the conclave. the catholic card also in headed into the sistine chapel today. but did not reach the two- thirds majority needed to select a new pope. but the cardinals will be back
KICU
Mar 21, 2013 7:00pm PDT
of the san francisco symphony strike. they were supposed to play carnegie hall tonight, but the musicians played along the picket line. >> there was a well oshg straighted picket there today. >> you can see if musics and management, don't get together soon, more performances could be foregone. >> horn player nicole cash says she hates missing performances but they need the message to come across. >>> reason all of us went into this is because we love music. >> they are asking for an increase to $140,000 base salary. a pay increase is the only way to recruit and retain top talent. >> we take extremely seriously, the artistic standing of this orchestra. >> the symphony says top talent is crucial. >> we disagree with them and want to provide a -- we agree with them and want to provide a fair package for this and a fair circumstance for the organization. >> at this point, there are no plans for negotiations to resume between the symphony and the striking musicians. live in san francisco, ktvu chan fwoel news. >>> a bay area group protested the auction of a home today. >> the grassroots demons
KICU
Mar 28, 2013 7:00pm PDT
well aware of the problem and they will work with them to revolve the situation. >>> san francisco police are investigating the theft of thousands of dollars worth of fine wine. someone broke into fine wines international in san francisco tuesday night. the thief got away with 80 bottles of wine, worth $100,000. they are trying to figure out if this was a crime of opportunity or if it was planned. >>> trending, a viral video of a clumsy burglary. police released this surveillance video. it shows a man looking into the market. he walks out of the frame and comes back and throws a rock at the door. the window breaks, the man runs away and fell. we posted the video on www.ktvu.com so you can take another look. >>> today we got a look at the new tent cappens in the -- cabins in the yosemite national park. officials say hantavirus was contacted from droppings from infected mice. the old cabins had double wall installation that the mice could squeeze threw. >> we done lots of grading to make sure they are excluded. >> 50-91 will be available monday, april 1. the rest will be ready by may
KICU
Mar 18, 2013 11:30pm PDT
homicide. the killing marked the sixth of the year. >>> in san francisco, a singer named michelle shock went on an anti gay rant that stunned people in the audience and many walked out. amber lee is here with more on what she said and an almost unheard of response from yoshi's. >> reporter: the concert took place here management tells me the singer song writer has been banned from performing here again. yoshi's is dark on monday's but michelle shock's rant during last night's concert is still playing out tonight. one audience member tweeted this photo the folk singer reportedly said, god hates and then uses a slur for homosexuals and says you can tweet that i said so. >> last night's events should not ever happen, first time in five years that we had to shut down a show. >> reporter: management showed the message that shock left on stage they say many in the audience of 200 walked out when she made the remarks and management pulled the plug. >> my first reaction was turn on the lightget the microphone out of her hands. >> reporter: this is her third performance here there has never been
KICU
Mar 20, 2013 11:30pm PDT
the comments she made about gays and lesbians in a recent concert in san francisco. she said she does not believe god hates homosexuals, she says she was describing the intolerance and fears of others. here is a portion of what she said. >> we are at nearly the end of times. once preachers are held at gunpoint, and forced to marry the homosexuals i'm pretty sure that that will be the signal for jesus to come on back. >> reporter: in her letter, the singer wrote, my statement aequating the repeal of prop 8 with the end of times was neither literal or nor ironic. >>> 52-year-old joel coffman is accused of molesting one teenage boy, and secretly filming another in a bathroom. coffman coached baseball in oakland, and palo alto. contra costa prosecutors also say they think there are more unidentified victims. >>> today, the aclu filed what could be a ground breaking lawsuit against the city of san francisco. the aclu says police crossed the line when they searched a man's cell phone, without a warrant. ktvu's jana katsuyama tells us why this could have far reaching implications. >> reporte
KICU
Mar 25, 2013 11:30pm PDT
>>> hundreds take to the streets of san francisco, chanting now is the time on the eve of a pivotal moment for the institution of marriage. >>> supporters of same-sex marriage staged a march and rally in san francisco ahead of tomorrow's historic hearing on gay marriage in washington dc. we have live team coverage. patty lee will show us how a youngster rallied the crowd. we begin with heather holmes there have been rallies before none had quite the feel of this one. >> reporter: julie, hundreds of gay marriage advocates squeezed together like sardines here in front of city hall. along the crowd was optimism and anxiety, with one woman telling me this is it. >> we are ready we are equal. >> reporter: at the very place where nine years ago gay and lesbian couples first lined up for marriage licenses in california, one more cry for equality. >> a new era in our country when loving couples may say i do, no matter what their color, no matter what their sexual orientation. >> reporter: tonight, city hall rallied, capped off a large march that started at the birthplace of the gay rights m
KICU
Feb 28, 2013 11:30pm PST
to the public. >>> a woman was hit by a train. the accident happened this afternoon near san francisco state. the victim was rushed to san francisco general. munni said the driver of the m ocean view train has been placed on nondriving status per policy. >>> the president is set to meet with congressional leaders in the senate. the gop wanted the same $8 million in cuts but would have let the president choose where to make them. democrats wanted 55 million in cuts and 55 billion in new tax revenue. after repeated dire warnings about the sequester, the president today defended himself against critics who say he's exaggerating. >> you've heard from a number of experts and economists that this is not a cliff but it is a tumble downward. >> reporter: the president explained that it could take weeks for people to feel the impact of sequestration. if congress comes up with a new budget by march 27 it could eliminate some of those cuts. >>> the obama white house made his tpreu as -- history as it joined the legal battle of same- sex marriage. the brief contends the voter approved ban on same-sex m
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Mar 8, 2013 11:30pm PST
the golden gate bridge in san francisco. the park police were called to marshall beach shortly before 1:00 today. they said they found the body of an adult man. police tell us the man's body was fully clothed. >>> damage from a fire at a popular restaurant is estimated at $22,000. most of the damage is to the building's front porch. the owner spoke about the support she's already received from close by businesses. >> it certainly touches me deeply. i care about this neighborhood and businesses. it's just our 41st year and i -- >> reporter: waters says she hopes to have the upstairs cafe open in as little as a week. she says it is going to take longer to repair the smoke and water damage suffered by the downstairs restaurant. >>> noelle walker is live with more on how chez panisse helped transform a neighborhood. >> reporter: the restaurant is a major part of this restaurant. >> you never know who you're going to see. >> reporter: even presidents. >> i saw clinton walk in there. >> reporter: a fire here this morning claimed the iconic restaurants front porch. one of the neighborhood's ke
KICU
Mar 27, 2013 7:00pm PDT
officials say a man jumped in front of a richmond bound train there. that san francisco station was closed for more than two hours. he says that caused major delays through the system, which are lingering tonight. >>> new at 7:00 a young boy home alone when a suspected burglar comes to the door. his quick action helped police catch the man and it turns out there a string of similar crimes in the area. you spoke with the family and are about to tell us a warning from police. >> that's right. this boy is just 12 years old and amazingly, his family's house is across the street from the police station and the mall. he says that he did know what to do, though, when the burglar tried to get in. she says the doorbell range late yesterday afternoon. his father was drown the street so he looked through the peephole and saw a strange man. >> i never seen him. >> okay. then what happened. >> he -- he just went away. he looked there and then he went over here. >> reporter: he says the man went to the backdoor and up the stairs. >> i got scared. >> reporter: so he phoned his dad and ran to a
KICU
Mar 14, 2013 11:30pm PDT
the accreditation commission will make its decision this summer. reporting live in san francisco, patti lee. >>> a former web producer has been indicted in charges of conspiring with the group anonymous. matthew keys is accused of providing anonymous with pass words to the los angeles times website. it was reported hacked by anonymous. he worked for ktxl which is owned by tribune the same company that own it is tribune times. keys had left the tv job when he helped anonymous. >>> it appears the state furlough days designed to save money may end up costing colorado in the long run -- costing california in the long run. more people ended up using less vacation days because they were forced to take so many furlough days. >>> the dow did it again. it closed up again and closed at a record high. it has now closed higher for 10 consecutive trading sessions. the nasdaq was also up to day up 13. as ktvu's anne rubin tells us the markets haven't seen a streak like this in years. >> reporter: traders are feeling the optimism. the dow jones is up for the tenth straight day. something they haven't seen
KICU
Mar 6, 2013 11:30pm PST
up on the right. look at santa rosa. under 80% of average now. san francisco, 78. san jose under 70% at 68%. when i come back, there's a chance for more showers around here. all of those specific, back here in about 10 minutes. >>> a warning knock about the sex offender. the plan to move him a quarter mile from a bay area school and the fight to stop it. >> in 90 seconds, a murder mystery in an upscale community and the questions it's raising [ woman ] my boyfriend and i were going on vacation, so i used my citi thankyou card to pick up some accessories. a new belt. some nylons. and what girl wouldn't need new shoes? and with all the points i've been earning, i was able to get us a flight to our favorite climbing spot, even on a holiday weekend. ♪ things are definitely... looking up. [ male announcer ] with no blackout dates, you can use your citi thankyou points to travel whenever you want. visit citi.com/thankyoucards to apply. >>> in san jose, a man was killed today. it's the city's seventh homicide so far this year. the body was found in one of san jose's most expensive neighb
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Mar 12, 2013 11:30pm PDT
with any information. in morgan hill, lorane blanco. >>> san francisco police are asking for the public's help tonight to catch two burglars. this surveillance footage was taken on february 25th at the apartment building in the 1100 block of guerrero street. police say it shows two men picking a lock to steal a key left for postal carriers so they can get into the building. the two men are then seen inside walking through the garage before they disappear into an area with no cameras. here's a look at the men. investigators are asking anyone with information about their identities to call san francisco police. >>> a bill to approve civil unions for same-sex couples is on the desk of colorado governors tonight. passage of the bill culminates the rights to same-sex couples. one passage from a 29-26 vote in colorado's health. two republicans joined all the democrats to approve the measure. the democratic governor is expected to sign the bill. >>> the boy scouts is surveying about allowing gays and lesbians into their organization. the national council of the boy scout will vote in may. >>>
KICU
Mar 22, 2013 11:30pm PDT
. strong earnings reports drove the markets. those were people from san francisco based marin software ringing the opening bell of the new york stock exchange. this was the company's first day of trading. marin software is a advertising management service giving companies ways to create apps. shares closed up 16% at $16.23. >>> in 90 seconds -- >> a family comes to sfo to meet a plane from vietnam. the person on board who could save their son's life and the emotional meeting today. >>> bay area students morning, brian! love your passat! um. listen, gary. i bought the last one. nice try. says right here you can get one for $199 a month. you can't believe the lame-stream media, gary. they're all gone. maybe i'll get one. [ male announcer ] now everyone's going to want one. you can't have the same car as me, gary! i'm gettin' one. nope! [ male announcer ] volkswagen springtoberfest is here and there's no better time to get a passat. that's the power of german engineering. right now lease one of four volkswagen models for under $200 a month. visit vwdealer.com today. >>> a brother's love b
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Mar 23, 2013 11:30pm PDT
will be holding service. christien kafton, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the san francisco entertainment commission has shut down a nightclub near at&t park after a shooting rampage left three people wound. alex savidge tells us that the shooting sent patrons diving for cover. >> reporter: the gunfire broke out this morning at a nightclub in san francisco's south of market. >> everybody was down everyone were screaming and people running in and out and blood on the floor and in the club, broken glasses. people falling and getting stepped on. >> reporter: witnesses say it started with an argument inside the 330 rich club, when one man pulled a gun and fired. brittany williams ran outside behind a car to avoid being shot. >> there was a girl behind me asking me what to do and hi no idea, just stay behind this car. >> reporter: three men were shot, all from the east bay. and police expect those victims to survive. after the initial gunfire inside the nightclub, this dispute spilled out into the street, where more shut shotses were fired and what police described to mes a rolling gunbattle continueded to
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Mar 24, 2013 11:30pm PDT
to overturn something like prop eight. >> reporter: camela harris once san francisco's district attorney called such marriage a fund -- fundamental rights. >> 14 times the united states supreme court has described marriage as a fundamental right. >> reporter: meanwhile some on the right chose support for same-sex marriage or aspects of it. tea party conservative ron paul explained why he is against d.o.m.a. the defense of marriage act. >> it's a very complicated issue. i've always said the state has the right to decide. and i don't think the federal government should tell anybody how they should decide this. >> reporter: the supreme court will hear arguments about d.o.m.a. on wednesday. supreme court ruling are expected in june. >>> more details now on what the decision on prop eight could mean for california and the rest of the country. among the scenarios if the court strikes down prop-8 as a violation of constitutional rightings, same-sex marriage would become -- constitutional rights, same-sex marriage would become law. or they could decide states will decide. while those results a
KICU
Mar 8, 2013 7:00pm PST
crime and turning young people away from gangs. >> 2, 1. [cheers and applause] >> in san francisco, city leaders celebrated the opening of a new police safety hub on 6th street between market and mission. the facility is not a full police station but officers will be on site until 10:30 p.m. 7 days a week. the city is beefing up hours for community ambassadors who are available to escort workers and shoppers along the central market corridor. >>> the u.s. unemployment rate fell to the lowest level in four years last month, adding more fuel to to the weeklong rally on wall street. in all, unemployment fell to 7.7% in february. employers add 236,000 jobs last month. for the first time the jobless rate is lower than when president barack obama took off. one former white house economic advisory who cheered the news said there are still too many people out of work. more than 12 million americans are unemployed. >> and though you saw some significant job additions today you also saw some more people trop out of the labor force. >> until we really see people putting their hat in the ring and lo
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Mar 3, 2013 11:30pm PST
.com/thankyoucards to apply. >>> the s.w.a.t. team moving into a san francisco neighborhood after a homeowner finds an intruder inside. good evening i'm julie haener. >> and i'm ken wayne. it turns into a stand off. the woman was armed with a shotgun and a hatchet. jade hernandez has the story. >> reporter: the woman was carrying a hatchet. she broke in, took a shotgun from inside. refused to leave and threatened to kill herself. this police car sped down the street after a woman came home to an intruder. >> she was ranting and raving. >> when the police responded they saw a woman in the window with a shotgun. >> we initiated a s.w.a.t. call up and brought our hostage negotiators to the scene. >> tom sweeney stood with police officers as police worked to get the woman out of the home. the department evacuated about a dozen people any way including a home to the north and south of the situation as it grew more tense. >> she was threatening herself with the gun. about half way into this event officers could see her standing at the front window holding a shotgun to her own chest. >> reporter: about
KICU
Mar 9, 2013 11:30pm PST
. we'll look at some of the current readings for the 10:00 hour. downtown san francisco 51 degrees. and hayward currently checking in, 50. we're tacking about the time change and look at this. with the sunrise tomorrow with the spring forward tomorrow, sunrise is at 7:28 and sunset, lots of light out there for the evening hour, 7:13. we will have lots of clear sky for cower sunday. first thing tomorrow morning, temperatures will be in the 30s to the 40s. santa rosa, 35. downtown san francisco 45 degrees and san josi right about 40. this was the area of low pressure that produced the rain showers we had back on thursday. that is well out -- that is moving way out of picture. a day weather pattern developing offshore as high pressure continues to strengthen and push the stormtrack to our north. we started to warm up today and warming trend continues sunday into monday. primarily away from the coastline. we're still going to have patchy fog near parts immediate coast, but key headline a dry week ahead with no rain clouds showing up on the five-day forecast. for tomorrow morning. we co
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Mar 1, 2013 7:00pm PST
causing delays. several flights were delayed for hours. over at san francisco international flights were delayed for as long as two hours until the fog burned away. bay area bridges were at fog advisory this morning. once that fog took a hike we saw 70 degree and up tomorrows like youd we would. >> yes, march 1st. we are talking middle 70s across parts of the bay area. now, get ready for changes this weekend and eventually some rain clouds moving in. first, though, we will take a look at the highs from this afternoon. they are from the middle 60s towards pacifica all of way to the 70s. 74 in santa rosa, napa, morgan hill, 73 degrees. right now on the sat light. patchy fog developing off shore. first thing in the morning, fog not as widespread but dense patches to report first thing in the morning. in addition to the fog, higher clouds getting together. we are going to thicken up the cloud cover by saturday afternoon. the temperatures right now at the 7:00 hour they are beginning to cool off. mild out there. 60s out towards antioch and livermore, downtown san francisco and 61. santa rosa,
KICU
Mar 29, 2013 7:00pm PDT
and being out about it does not get a shrug but an nfl player? >> reporter: former san francisco 49er told cnn what most assumed after he was charged with assaulting his boyfriend last august. why say it out loud so publicly now? >> i want people to know, if they are gay athletes or athletes still in the the chooseet or youth who are not quite sure what their sexuality is to realize that not only is that not unique but those feelings are common feelings. >> reporter: if they are common feelings on the football field, they are not commonly discussed. the 6'7, 329 linebacker played five seasons with the 49ers one with the raiders knowing he was gay and keeping it secret. the lastcloset.org. a campaign to end that in sports. >> they have been playing with the gay players and nothing has happened in the locker room. >> they don't know they have been playing with them. >> they don't know. >> something you should never experiences being bullied. >> reporter: the 49ers are part of it gets better bullying campaign aimed at gay and lesbian teens but change is slow. >> they don't have gay people o
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Mar 26, 2013 7:00pm PDT
hopes, someone once said in san francisco. >> we still stand with the couples and the families that are waiting for this. >> reverend james agreed, he was put on trial for performing gay marriages. >> we voted for our nation and now we must vote for marriage equality. it's about relationships and justice and lover. >> reporter: this group is planning another t . that visual is until 8:00. they'll be out here until 8:00. we have been looking around to see if there is anybody in favor of the prop 8. >> today we sampled some opinion in the bay and found there is a shift in attitude and many people are still not prepared and fully embrace the same sex marriage. >> same sex marriage couples should vl every right. i have a word with the problem f the word marriage. >> i think if two people wants to get marriage of the same sex that's all right but i don't believe bringing children to that marriage. >> other people we spoke to, they said they did not want to appear on cameras. >>> last night on ktvu 10:00 news we brought you the story of daniel martinez, in his youtube he reads a lett
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Mar 26, 2013 11:30pm PDT
of san francisco city hall this is where it all started. nine years ago when officials challenged the status quo by issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. the debate unleashed by that act of civil disobedience has found its way to the highest court of the land. david stevenson was inside the courtroom in washington, d.c. today as supreme court justices heard arguments and asked questions about the constitutionality of c alifornia's ban on same-sex marriage. >> reporter: as hundreds rallied on the streets of washington, d.c., u.s. supreme court justices asked tough questions on the constitutionality of california's prop-8 same-sex marriage ban. marriage traditionally has served as a vehicle for procreation. >> suppose the state said, because we think that the focus of marriage really should be on procreation, we're not going to give marriage licenses anymore to any couple where both people are over the age of 55. would that be constitutional? >> no your honor it would not be constitutional. >> reporter: theodore olson the attorney for same-sex marriage advocates clashed wit
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Mar 17, 2013 11:30pm PDT
with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. with qualifying bundles. >>> taking a live look now at san francisco's city hall which is glistening green this st. patrick's day. while plenty of people enjoyed the pubs all across the city and perhaps at ireland 32, ktvu's ann rubin saw plenty of green in the east bay city of dublin which today marked its 30th st. patrick's day celebration. >> reporter: irish eyes were smiling in dublin taking in the sights and sounds of st. patrick's day. from traditional music to irish step dancing. >> we feel appreciated today. >> reporter: the festival, a community event celebrating itself 30 years. it's estimated 50,000 people came out. >> the food is great, the music is great. i just love it. >> there's irish hats and spending time with your friends and family. >> i love it we always come here. >> reporter: celebrating st. patrick's and dublin irish. >> we have a strong irish tradition and we like to keep that alive through this celebration. >> reporter: dublin police have doubled their staffing for the event. >> we have our motor units out there and we have ex
KICU
Mar 22, 2013 7:00pm PDT
the dispense i caught him and dragged him down. >> spd arrived and arrested the man from south san francisco. he had seven ipads on them, the others were missing. >> the tablets found on him yesterday were identified by other students as theirs. >> reporter: back on campus they are happy to be under the chose watch of their principal. >> close watch of their principal. >> he is protecting us. he does not want an intrudetory come in here and take what does not belong to them. that is important. >> reporter: caught on campus out here on the sunset. it is a story where at this school, could stick around. back to you. >>> a $3,000 reward is offered for the return of a service dog that was stolen while its owner slept on b.a.r.t. >> no questions asked. just i have a reward and i would love to have him home. you know? i will do anything. >> she says she dozed off on b.a.r.t with her dog in a carrier be side here on her way home from a fundraiser. when she woke up her dog is gone. he is a trained service dog that helps her cope with anxiety. the police say it is considered grand theft because arc
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